HB 1393-1_ Filed 03/28/2013, 09:37 ChairPerson
Adopted 3/28/2013

COMMITTEE REPORT




MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred House Bill No. 1393, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 2, line 18; (13)AM139307.2. -->     Page 2, between lines 18 and 19, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (c) The following appointed members of the committee shall serve the following initial terms:
        (1) One (1) member of the senate shall be appointed for an initial term of one (1) year, and one (1) member of the senate shall be appointed for an initial term of two (2) years, as determined by the president pro tempore of the senate.
        (2) One (1) member of the house of representatives shall be appointed for an initial term of one (1) year, and one (1) member of the house of representatives shall be appointed for an initial term of two (2) years, as determined by the speaker of the house of representatives.

         (3) The initial term of the circuit court clerk appointed by the president of the Association of Clerks of Circuit Courts of Indiana is one (1) year.
        (4) The initial term of the clerk of the circuit court for a county that does not operate under the state's automated judicial system is two (2) years.
As the initial terms expire, successors shall be appointed for a full three (3) year term.
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    Page 2, line 19, delete "(c) The" and insert " (d) Except as provided

in subsection (c) concerning the initial terms of certain appointed members, the".
    Page 2, line 19, delete "two" and insert " three".
    Page 2, line 20, delete "(2)" and insert " (3)".
    Page 2, line 21, after "term." insert " A member may be reappointed.".
    Page 2, line 24, delete "meet" and insert " meet:
        (1) at least one (1) time per year; and
        (2)
".
    Page 2, line 25, after "Sec. 4." insert " (a)".
    Page 2, line 27, delete "system." and insert " system, including an analysis of appropriate and equitable funding, automated recordkeeping fees and record perpetuation costs, and their allocation between state and local governmental entities.".
    Page 2, delete lines 37 through 40, begin a new line double block indented, and insert:
            " (D) studying the appropriate use of private sector vendors that offer similar interfacing or complementary systems; and".
    Page 3, between lines 4 and 5, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (b) The committee may employ an independent consultant to assist with its study.".
    Page 4, line 30, delete "Develop" and insert " By December 31, 2013, develop".
    Page 4, line 31, delete "data with all" and insert " data:".
    Page 4, line 32, delete "providers who request the data".
    Page 4, line 32, strike "by not later than December 31,".
    Page 4, line 33, delete "2013:".
    Page 5, between lines 3 and 4, begin a new line block indented and insert:
        " The standard protocol developed and implemented under this subdivision shall permit private sector vendors, including vendors providing service to a local system and vendors accessing the system for information, to send and receive court information on an equitable basis and at an equitable cost.".
    Page 5, line 32, delete "through an independent party at the expense" and insert " in conjunction with the Indiana office of technology,".
    Page 5, line 33, delete "of the division of state court administration".
    Page 5, line 39, delete "means making an unequivocal affirmative written" and insert " means:".


    Page 5, delete line 40.
    Page 6, line 4, delete "system, regardless of whether" and insert " system.".
    Page 6, delete lines 5 through 6.
    (Reference is to HB 1393 as reprinted February 21, 2013.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass and be reassigned to the Senate Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy.

Committee Vote: Yeas 9, Nays 0.

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Senator Steele, Chairperson


AM 139307/DI 106    2013